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Racing through paradise

a Pacific passage
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Random House , New York
Buckley, William F. 1925-, Sealestial (Yacht), Pacific

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StatementWilliam F. Buckley, Jr. ; photographs by Christopher Little.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG530 .B9 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 344 p., [16] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2732066M
ISBN 100394557816
LC Control Number86026209

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Book came in very good condition. Enjoy. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. bernie. out of 5 /5(19). Racing Through Paradise is the third entry in Bill Buckley’s now classic sailing trilogy.

In the best-selling Airborne, he introduced us to his special style of seagoing: episodes of high adventure and high spirits, occasional hardships, companionship, and such luxuries as a sailing craft can hope to have.

In Atlantic High, another critically acclaimed best seller, he furthered the form/5(18). Racing Through Paradise: A Pacific Passage Hardcover – May 1, by Jr. Buckley, William F. (Author) out of 5 stars 19 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $/5(19).

Buckley's third volume of experiences al sea (following Airborne and Atlantic High) and the fluffiest of the three, full of charm and vacancy. His latest voyage finds WFB trading the Atlantic for the deep, sweet peace of Pacific sunsets.

He sets forth on a mile crossing from Honolulu to New Guinea, with stops along the way at various Edens. Buckley Jr., William F. RACING THROUGH PARADISE A Pacific Passage Book Club Edition Hardcover New York Random House Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket.

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Learn about membership options, or view our freely available titles. Book Quality. See open book Pages: Chronicles the author's four thousand-mile sailing voyage across the Pacific with four close friends, his son Christopher, and a photographer.

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